Thursday October 6th, 2016 - 7:00 pm
Simeon Berry won the 2013 National Poetry Series for his first collection of poetry, “Ampersand Revisited,” and the 2014 National Poetry Series for his second book of poetry, “Monograph.” He has been an associate editor for Ploughshares and won a Massachusetts Cultural Council Individual Artist Grant. He lives in Boston, Mass., where he manages building contracts for the federal government.
Danielle Cadena Deulen is a poet and essayist. Her first collection of poems, “Lovely Asunder,” won the Miller Williams Arkansas Poetry Prize and the Utah Book Award. Her memoir, “The Riots,” won the AWP Prize in Creative Nonfiction and the GLCA New Writers Award. Her second book of poems, “Our Emotions Get Carried Away Beyond Us,” won the Barrow Street Book Contest. She lives in Salem, Ore., where she teaches for the English Department of Willamette University. She is also the poetry series editor at Acre Books.